The University of the Philippines Visayas (UPV) is one of the constituent universities of the UP System. The main campus is located in Miagao, Iloilo with two other campuses in Iloilo City and Tacloban City. Its strategic location has given it the enviable status of being the University with the most far-reaching influence in two regions - Regions 6 and 8. It continues to be at the forefront of higher education, pioneering academic programs relevant to local and national development.

University of the Philippines Visayas